Jessica Reilly, MSW, LCSW

Jessica Reilly is a dedicated and empathetic psychotherapist with a deep-seated expertise in supporting children, adolescents, and adults grappling with anxiety and depression. These often stem from challenging life transitions, family conflicts, and the profound impact of grief and loss.

Her career began in the challenging yet fulfilling field of Oncology Social Work, where she supported individuals and their families through the complexities of cancer diagnosis, treatment, and end-of-life care. Notably, she founded a support group specifically tailored for young adults battling cancer. Further expanding her expertise, Jessica has contributed significantly to several New Jersey public school districts, enhancing students’ lives by leading social skills groups, conducting individual and group therapy, and crafting Individualized Education Programs.

Throughout her career, Jessica has developed a remarkable ability to create a warm and welcoming therapeutic environment. She excels in making her clients feel heard, understood, and validated, laying the foundation for a trust-based therapist-client relationship. This nurturing atmosphere is conducive to exploring sensitive issues and encourages clients to open up about their struggles, fostering healing and growth.

Jessica’s approach is deeply rooted in the belief that personalized care is paramount. She adeptly tailors her therapeutic strategies to meet the unique needs of each client. These approaches are particularly effective in addressing the symptoms of anxiety and depression, empowering clients to develop coping strategies that resonate with their personal experiences and challenges. She is skilled in guiding her clients through the process of navigating life transitions, helping them to find balance and harmony amidst change.

Jessica Reilly’s commitment to her clients is evident in her passionate dedication to their well-being. She continually strives to create a therapeutic space that promotes healing, resilience, and growth, making her an invaluable ally to those seeking support through their most challenging times.

Educational Background:

  • Master of Social Work – Monmouth University
  • Bachelor of Social Work – Centenary University

Jessica has extensive experience in the following areas:

  • Academic Difficulties
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief / Loss
  • Life Transitions
  • Oppositional Behaviors
  • Peer Related Issues
  • Personality Disorders
  • Self Esteem / Self Image
  • Self Harm
  • Social Skills
  • Trauma / PTSD
  • Women Issues

Jessica is highly skilled and knowledgeable in a variety of modalities that include but are not limited to:

  • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Family Systems Theory
  • Life Transitions Theory
  • Mindfulness Based Therapy
  • Psychotherapy
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  • Strength Based Therapy

Seeing our son work with Jessica Reilly has been a heartwarming journey. She not only helped him understand and manage his emotions but also equipped us with the tools to connect with him on a deeper level. Jessica’s guidance has transformed our family dynamics, bringing us closer and making our home a more understanding and supportive environment